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Accounting educator

Jack Clark Robertson, American Accounting educator. Certified Public Accountants, Texas.


Robertson, Jack Clark was born on April 27, 1943 in Marlin, Texas, United States. Son of Rupert Cook and Lois Lucille (Rose) Robertson.


Student, Rice University, 1963. Bachelor of Business Administration with honors, University Texas, Austin, 1965. Master in Professional Accounting, University Texas, Austin, 1967.

Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1970.


Tax accountant, Humble Oil and Refining Company, Houston, 1964-1965;auditor, Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Company, Houston, 1965-1966;accountant, Wade, Barton, Marsh Certified Public Accountants, Austin, Texas, 1966-1967;assistant professor, University Texas, Austin, 1970-1974;associate professor, University Texas, 1974-1979;Price Waterhouse auditing professor, University Texas, 1979-1984;C.T. Zlatkovich Centennial professor accounting, University Texas, since 1984. Academic associate Coopers & Lybrand, New York City, 1975-1976. Academic fellow United States Securities and Exchange Commission Office of the Chief Accountant, Washington, 1982-1983.

Erskine fellow U. Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1988. Lecturer in field.


  • Certified Public Accountants, Texas.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Lay reader St. Matthews Episcopal Church, Austin, 1972-1975, member vestry, 1973-1975, 77-79, 84-86, treasurer, 1974-1975, 77-96, chairman building fund, 1976-1987, chairman everymen. canvass, 1980, senior warden, 1986. Delegate Diocese of Texas Council, 1993-1995, Usher Guild, since 2006. Trompetista El Grupo Chinampa, since 2000, lector laico, 2000-2003, Miembro comite del obispo Iglesia San Francisco de Asis, 2000-2003, treasurer, 2002-2003.

Director, treasurer Austin Chamber Music Center, 2003-2007. Member New Horizons Band & Austine Wonder Brass, since 2006. Official The United States of America Track and Field, 1996—2010.

Board directors Episcopal Province VII Center for Hispanic Ministries, 2006—2010. Member Austin Fine Woodworkers Association, since 2003. Administrator Jovences Episcopales College Scholarship Fund, since 2001.

Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, American Accounting Association (secretary-treasurer auditing section 1976-1977, vice president auditing section 1977-1978, president auditing section 1978-1979, chairman auditing standards committee 1980-1981, chairman Securities and Exchange Commission liaison committee 1983-1984, historian auditing section 1999-2001), Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (vice-chairman, professional ethics committee 1986-1994, 95-97, Presidential citation 1994), Association Certified Fraud Examiners (regent emeritus, certified), Kosse Heritage Society (Texas) (director development since 2008), Phi Kappa Phi, Beta Gamma Sigma, Beta Alpha Psi, volunteers in Technical Service (volunteer since 2010).


Married Caroline Susan Hughes, October 23, 1965. Children: Sarah Ellen, Elizabeth Hughes.

Rupert Cook Robertson

Lois Lucille (Rose) Robertson

Caroline Susan Hughes

Sarah Ellen Robertson

Elizabeth Hughes Robertson